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Sergeant Henry Woods (........)

Back To . . 51st Foot 2nd Yorkshire , West Riding Light Infantry Regiment
  • Born :
  • Where Born : Castle Blayney Monaghan Ireland
  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 25th June 1840
  • Ship Arrived on : " Runnymede " from Hobart
  • Rank attained : Sergeant
  • Date of Enlistment : 21 May 1827
  • Where Enlisted : Armagh
  • Transfered : 96th - 1 Apr 1847
  • Date of Discharge :- 31st May 1849
  • Where Discharged :Western Australia
  • Died :
  • Where Died / Buried :
  • Parents Names :
  • Spouse's Name : Ann (Amelia) Annie Pitts
  • Born : c.1810
  • Where Born : England
  • Occupation : Soldiers Wife
  • Date Arrived : 25th June 1840
  • Ship Arrived on : " Runnymede " from Hobart
  • Date Married :1840
  • Where Married : England.
  • Died : 1862 aged 52
  • Where Died / Buried :
  • Spouse's Parents :
  • WOODS, Anne Pitts  CD 975806 Death
    Age at Death: 52
    Reg Year: 1862 Reg State: Western Australia
    Ref Number: 2026 (1)
    Descendants

    Some information supplied by Glenys Woosnam

    Some information supplied by Christine Cavanagh  cavanagh@starwon.com.au

    Some information supplied by Calvin Leighton leighton@starwon.com.au

     

     
    Children
    1 .   James Hamilton Employed two t/l 1870 & 1874Hampden Capel; born 1841.
    WOODS, James CB 2244092 Birth
    Father: James Hamilton
    Father: Henry
    Mother:
    Pitts Ann
    Event Place: Bunbury

    Reg Year: 1841 Reg State: Western Australia
    Ref Number: 3372
     (1)
    WOODS, James Hamilton CD 976159 Death
    Father: Henry
    Mother: Pitts Annie
    Age at Death: 62
    Birthplace: Picton
    Reg Year: 1904 Reg State: Western Australia
    Ref Number: 2870
     (1)

    2.   Charlotte Hamilton born 3 May 1844 at Bunbury; married Thomas Simmons
    WOODS, Charlotte CB 2243427 Birth
    Father: Henry
    Mother:
    Pitts Ann
    Event Place: Bunbury
    Reg Year: 1844 Reg State: Western Australia
    Ref Number: 389 (1)
    WOODS, Charlotte CM 1062945 Marriage
    Spouse: SIMMONS, Thomas
    Marriage Place: Bunbury
    Reg Year: 1862 Reg State: Western Australia
    Ref Number: 1885 (1)
    Area Settled :
    Hobart
    History & Achievements :
    Henry Woods who arrived in Western Australia  with the 51st regiment on the "Runnymede"  25/6/1840 from Hobart. He transferred to the 96th when the 51st went to Calcutta - 1 Apr 1847.(along with Michael Hornby, John Piggott and William Pusey). He was discharged in Western Australia on 31st May 1849 - a
    References
     (1)  Australian Vital Record Series 1788 - 1905 Discs 1 to 4
    Family Members, Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
    Relatives and Descendants
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    Last revised: May 08, 2009.